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Mar 23, 2015 1:05 pm

Medical Suspensions Report — UFC Fight Night 62 Edition

Last Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 62 in Brazil was not without its casualties The night’s fights resulted in 24 suspensions, the majority of which are mandatory for precautionary reasons. But five of the night’s combatants have been served-up six-month suspensions, by CABMMA. Here’s the list: Demian Maia was suspended 30 days with no contact for...

Mar 23, 2015 12:09 pm

CM Punk’s Official UFC Fighter Portraits

As part of any UFC fighters debut scrap, fighter portraits are taken by the UFC offices for promotional purposes. Currently 0-0 as professional MMA Fighter, CM Punk now has his fighter portraits. Check it: View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com

Mar 23, 2015 12:07 pm

Khabib: “I’m going to take this belt for Russia”

“At home, I am a little bit [of a] star. A lot of people believe [in] me. I believe I’ll take this belt for Russian MMA. If I take this belt, this is very good for me, for my family, for my friends, for my team, and for all Dagestani and Russian people. I think...

Mar 23, 2015 12:07 pm

WWE’S Kurt Angle — ‘I almost joined the UFC twice’

“I’ve had meetings with them all in MMA, World Series, Elite XC, twice with UFC. Whether it was the money or the timing wasn’t right, it didn’t happen. I considered going until I turned 42.I wouldn’t even think about doing it now, unfortunately. I don’t regret it.” “When I did that thing with Dan Puder,...

Mar 23, 2015 11:05 am

Brazilian Commission Won’t Be Overturning Dober Stoppage

“We can’t change the result. There are three cases where the result can be changed: when the scorecards indicate a different result; when there’s collusion between judges, when they decide who’s going to win, something that happens outside (of Brazil) with betting; and when the failure in the interpretation of the referee that generates a...

Mar 23, 2015 9:58 am

Corruption? Ref Responsible For UFC Rio Blunder Trains With Fortunate Fighter

Last weekend’s UFC Fight Night 62 event is surrounded by controversy, following a very unfortunate circumstance created by the man in the middle (above),Eduardo Herdy. Herdy, a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt who halted Saturday’s Drew Dober vs. Leandro Silva fight in controversial fashion, has now been linked to Silva, the man who he handed...

Mar 22, 2015 2:47 pm

Jamie Varner Details What Led To His Retirement, Warns Other Fighters

  One of the topics discussed a lot amongst the MMA community is the threat of severe head trauma or brain damage caused by a plethora of shots to the head. Many fighters have been vocal about the topic, including Brian Stann who retired in 2013. Now, former WEC champion and top UFC lightweight Jamie...

Mar 22, 2015 1:31 pm

Brazilian Athletic Commission Chairman On Dober Stoppage: ‘I Can’t Talk Now’

Unfortunately after last nights UFC Fight Night 62 the conversation was less on the actual fights and more on a certain referee’s mind-numbing stoppage. The preliminary fight between UFC lightweights Drew Dober and Leandro Silva ended with a second-round submission because the referee, Eduardo Hendy, believed Dober was unconscious due to being in a guillotine...

Mar 22, 2015 1:22 pm

Dominick Cruz Wants To Show Dillashaw That ‘He Was Never The Best’

Dominick Cruz wants his belt back in a bad way. The former UFC bantamweight champion, who never actually lost his belt, has been sidelined for much of the past several years with multiple injuries. Cruz suffered his latest injury in December after coming back from three years off to knock-out top ranked fighter Takeya Mizugaki...

Mar 22, 2015 10:59 am

Joe Lauzon Announces His Next Opponent

Ladies and gentleman, UFC veteran and fan favorite Joe Lauzon has announced his next endeavor and it’s not in that UFC. Lauzon announced, via his Twitter, that he will be competing at Metamoris 6, set to go down on May 9 in Los Angeles. Well, this will be fun… my next opponent. #MMA #BJJ https://t.co/Tj2kqBH4zb...

Mar 22, 2015 9:22 am

Despite Horrendous Referee Stoppage, Drew Dober Will Still Get Paid

    Last night at UFC Fight Night 62 the MMA world witnessed what is being refereed to as perhaps one of the most mind-boggling referee situations in UFC history. In the bout, broadcast on FOX Spots 2, during the second round, the fight went to the mat where Dober got himself caught in a...

Mar 22, 2015 7:10 am

Pros React To Erick Silva Submitting Josh Koscheck

    In the co-main event of last nights UFC Fight Night 62 welterweights Josh Koscheck and Erick Silva faced off. Kos took the fight on short notice after losing to Jake Ellenberger at UFC 184. Coming into the fight, Silva had won his last match and looked to get the first two-fight win steak...

Mar 22, 2015 6:48 am

Pros React To Demian Maia’s Victory Over Ryan LaFlare

      Last night in Brazil at UFC Fight Night 62, welterweights Demian Maia and Ryan LaFlare met in the evenings main event. LaFlare went into the fight with an undefeated record, but ultimately Maia’s ground game proved to be too much. For the first four rounds Maia dominated LaFlare, then in the fifth...

Mar 21, 2015 11:16 am

Rampage Jackson Taunts Bellator Boss On Twitter

Quinton Rampage Jackson may find himself in hot water following a contract dispute with his former promoter, Bellator MMA. Having left the Spike TV promotion for a return to the UFC, Bellator has filed an injunction on the former UFC champ, citing they have rights to him. It’s a mess, one that will play out...

Mar 21, 2015 11:12 am

Manny Pacquiao Day 16 Training Highlights

A video posted by Manny Pacquiao (@emmanuelpacquiao) on Mar 19, 2015 at 11:13pm PDT 16 days into his training camp for Floyd Mayweather, and Manny Pacquiao is already looking better than ever. CAPTION: “Day 16 of my gym work out. Thank you Lord.” BJPENN.COM, YOUR HOME FOR MAYWEATHER VS. PACQUIAO COVERAGE.

Mar 21, 2015 11:03 am

Two More UFC Veterans File Lawsuit Against The UFC

According to reports, Kyle Kingsbury and Darren Uyenoyama are the latest UFC veterans to file a lawsuit against the UFC, as part of the larger class-action case the UFC is now up against. Bloodyelbow.com has it: Bloody Elbow has learned that yet another antitrust complaint has been filed against the UFC in the Northern California...

Mar 21, 2015 10:40 am

Talent Rich Mats At Team Alpha Male

The best never rest! Tough situation drilling led by the godfather @urijahfaber #grappling #wrestling #killsndrills #teamalphamale @chadmendes @cody_nolove @wolf__hailey @alex_s125 @nickyjmma @nicolozada @michinori_tanaka A video posted by Team Alpha Male (@teamalphamalemma) on Mar 20, 2015 at 11:05am PDT Sacramento’s Team Alpha Male is one of the most diverse and talent rich MMA teams in the...

Mar 20, 2015 5:29 pm

Cruz Says 2015 Return “Realistic”

“Is it realistic [to fight before 2015 ends]? I believe it is. Am I going to say that I’m going to do it? I’m only two months into rehab and I need wait a little bit longer before I make a statement like that because right now I’m in the portion where I need the...

Mar 20, 2015 4:30 pm

Mir: ‘I want Brock Lesnar’

“I’m very interested to fight Brock Lesnar for the third time, especially if we fight in Madison Square Garden. It would be a huge and very historic card. If a fight (with Lesnar) doesn’t happen, I’d fight any fighter who is ranked higher than I am. Also I’d fight any of those people who I...